Archive for June 5th, 2015

Fire marshal gets the axe

Chadds Ford Township has released Mike Daily from his duties as fire marshal. He was removed from the position on June 4. According to Supervisors’ Chairman Frank Murphy, the township is trying to consolidate its code enforcement procedures under one roof, that being Building Inspection Underwriters. BIU is the company currently providing building inspections and ...

 
 

Martel Wilcher Montgomery of Kennett Square

Martel Wilcher Montgomery, 84, of Kennett Square, died Wednesday, June 3, at the Chester County Hospital. She was the wife of David Montgomery, the love of her life, who died in 2011, and with whom she shared 59 years of marriage. Born in Chicago, Ill., she was the daughter of the late Julius and Lulu Mae Huff Wilcher, and grew up in the Princeton Park neighborhood. ...

 

Twisted Vintner: Straight path to outreach

The band may have been called "Strangers," but it encouraged community camaraderie on the dance floor at Twisted Vintner in the Concordville Town Centre on Thursday night.

At first glance, the packed parking lot in front of the Home Depot in the Concordville Town Centre suggested a massive clearance sale, complete with a giant white tent. But the tent was stocked with food and wine, not washers and wainscoting, as hundreds of patrons arrived on Thursday, June 4, for the Fifth Annual Twisted Vintner, a popular fundraiser for the ...

 

Roadwork for week of June 7

PennDOT has announced the following road projects, which are weather-dependent and could affect residents in the greater Chadds Ford area during the week of June 7 through June 14. The department recommends that motorists allow extra time if they are traveling through one of the construction zones. Drivers on Route 1 in both directions will continue to experience ...